Applying Lessons From Anti-Apartheid Era to Today

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FEATURING MADELINE JANIS – With Donald Trump’s on-going threats to cut off federal funding to sanctuary cities, some activists are looking to the past for lessons learned under President Reagan. Anti-Apartheid activists in the 1980s faced similar threats of cuts to federal funds under Reagan. A forthcoming report by social justice groups details how cities and states successfully fought off Reagan’s threats. How can we apply those lessons to today?

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Madeline Janis, Executive Director, Jobs to Move America.